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Top 10 World's Most Efficient CI(G)S Modules

 

The table below shows the Top 10 of the current commercially available CIGS solar PV modules with the highest module efficiency.
This information has been collated from public sources such as product datasheets online.

 

 


  Manufacturer Module Efficiency Module Type
1. Manz 14.60% Manz M-GES101
2. Miasole 13.10% MS140GG
3. Q-Cells 12.70% Q smart UF 95
4. Solar Frontier 12.60% SF155-L
5. Avancis 12.60% PowerMax
6. Global Solar Energy 12.60% PowerFLEX BIPV 300W
7. Yohkon Energia 12.30% YEC 200-160
8. Nanosolar 12.00% Nanosolar Utility Panel
9. Honda Soltec 11.60% HEM130PCB
10. New Energy Solutions 11.40% NESI-CIGS

 


 

 

*This table was first published on 15 November, 2011.

Please scroll down or click here for the Top 25 CIGS PV Module Efficiency list. Companies that feel they should be included in these lists are invited to contact us and provide the public information source.

 


1. Manz Miasole

 

Module Efficiency: 14.60%

Module Type: Manz M-GES101

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 


2. Miasole Miasole

 

Module Efficiency: 13.10%

Module Type: MS140GG

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 


 

3. Q-Cells Q-cells

 

Module Efficiency: 12.70%
Module Type: Q smart UF 95
Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 


4. Solar Frontier SolarFrontier

 

Module Efficiency: 12.60%

Module Type: SF155-L

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 


5. Avancis    Avancis

 

Module Efficiency: 12.60%

Module Type: PowerMax

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 

 


6. Global Solar Energy GlobalSolarEnergy

 

Module Efficiency: 12.60%

Module Type: PowerFLEX BIPV 300W

Flexibility: Flexible

 

Data Sheet

 


7. Yohkon Energia Yohkon

 

Module Efficiency: 12.30%

Module Type: YEC 200-160

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 

 


8. Nanosolar Nanosolar

 

Module Efficiency: 12.00%

Module Type: Nanosolar Utility Panel

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 

 


9. Honda Soltec Honda

 

Module Efficiency: 11.60%

Module Type: HEM130PCB

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Data Sheet

 


10. New Energy Solutions Jetion

 

Module Efficiency: 11.40%

Module Type: NESI-CIGS

Flexibility: Not flexible

 

Date Sheet

 

 


 

 

 

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